MARILYN MANSON: ‘The Mephistopheles Of Los Angeles’ Video Premiere


MARILYN MANSON has released video for song “The Mephistopheles Of Los Angeles” (see below) which is taken from Manson‘s new album, “The Pale Emperor.  “The Pale Emperor was released January 15 via the his own label — Hell, etc.

Video was filmed in Los Angeles, and was directed by Francesco Carrozzini and features actor Michael K. Williams (“The Wire”, “Boardwalk Empire”).

Manson‘s latest album was produced by him and Tyler Bates, whom Manson met while acting on the TV series Californication, The Pale Emperor eschews the band’s usual industrial rock genre in favor of a more sparse, blues rock-influenced sound. It is the first release since his return in 2008 to not feature writing and performance contributions from Twiggy Ramirez. The album is dedicated to Manson’s mother, who died during its production after an eight-year battle with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.